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Welcome to Asheru Worldwide

Asheru, born Gabriel Benn, is an African American hip hop artist, educator, and youth activist. He is widely known for performing the opening and closing themes for the popular TV series, The Boondocks, as well as his pioneering and innovative efforts to forward the Hip Hop Education movement…

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Latest Events and Performances

Sep
27
Sat
Asheru presents: Guerilla Arts Showcase at Millennium Stage (Kennedy Center) @ Millennium Stage at John F Kennedy Center for Performing Arts
Sep 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Asheru presents GUERILLA ARTS SHOWCASE

6-7pm – 100% FREE – All Ages

http://www.kennedy-center.org/programs/millennium/

Sep
28
Sun
Youth Media Rise w/ Keynote Speaker Asheru @ Thurgood Marshall Center
Sep 28 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

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YOUTH MEDIA RISE

Calling all parents, educators & teens! Join us at Youth Media Rise, a festival-within-a-festival for youth (ages 13 to 18), media educators and engaged parents. It includes interactive workshops to enhance the curiosity and creative expression of young people in meaningful ways. And panel sessions for educators focus on the power of media to amplify youth voices for social and environmental causes.

Educator Sessions: 
Environmental Awareness & Sustainability
Creativity, Innovation & Youth Advocacy

Youth Workshops:
Music & Spoken Word
Dance & Movement
Art & Graphics

DATE: Sunday, September 28
TIME: 2:00pm – 6:00pm
LOCATION: Thurgood Marshall Center

Tickets: $35 for adults; FREE for youth

Follow for updates: @mediarisenow #youthmediarise

REGISTER NOW!

MEET OUR KEYNOTE SPEAKER.

Asheru, born Gabriel Benn, is an African American hip hop artist, educator, and youth activist. He is widely known for performing the opening and closing themes for the popular TV series, The Boondocks, as well as his pioneering and innovative efforts to forward the Hip Hop Education movement. Learn more about him:
www.sleeplessinsoweto.org
 
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